Birkie Rookie Package

Run by Strathcona County Recreation, Parks and Culture (Sherwood Park)

This three week program will provide skill development and instruction to beginner cross country skiers to introduce the fun of the Canadian Birkebeiner. This lesson will begin with the basics of weight shift, diagonal stride and double pole, then progress to up and down hill maneuvers and ski touring tips. Equipment selection, waxing, proper dress and trail etiquette will also be addressed. The program will prepare participants to ski the 13 km Birkie. Registration Fee and access code to ski the 13 km Birkie on February 10th, 2018 will be provided.

Map to Strathcona Wilderness Centre
Strathcona Wilderness Centre
52535 Range Road 212, Ardrossan, Alberta
Time Price Code
Sun, 1pm - 3pm
Sun, 1pm - 3pm

Strathcona County: Recreation, Parks and Culture programs, events, bookings and drop-in activities. ... 2025 Oak Street, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0W9 ...

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